Emily Kendall Callan


Emily is a Managing Attorney for one of the United States’s largest immigration law practices. She works out of the office in Arlington, Virginia and continues to publish articles on fascinating immigration topics in various legal journals. Outside of the law world, Emily enjoys spending time with her four sons, her husband, and their dog.

She can be reached at emily[at]eiglaw.com.

Articles By Emily Kendall Callan

Can I Work in the U.S. on a B-2 Tourist Visa? What If I Overstay?
If you've entered the U.S. on a tourist (B-1, B-2) visa, you may be able to apply for a work visa, but you'll need to maintain lawful status while waiting.
Do Expunged Records Show Up for Immigration Purposes?
Even if your criminal records were expunged, past crimes could still cause you trouble with immigration applications.
Will I Be Able to Reenter the U.S. If I Overstay My Tourist Visa?
Issues to consider when hoping to return to the U.S. after a tourist visa overstay.
U.S. Consulate Denied My Immigrant Visa: What Now?
An outline of the most likely reasons why the consular officer denied your visa and what you can do to continue on a path to a green card.
Can an H-2B Visa Holder Get a Green Card?
Learn about the possibilities for becoming a permanent resident if you're in the U.S. on an H-2B work visa.
What Happens If an Employee on an H-1B Work Permit Quits?
Possible consequences of quitting and ways you may be able remain in lawful status after ending the employment.